Definition of stakebuilding in English:

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Pronunciation: /ˈsteɪkbɪldɪŋ/

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[mass noun] Finance
The building up of a holding of shares in a company.
Example sentences
  • Taking advantage of the 10% surge in Havas shares that followed his failure to win Grey and the firmness caused by stakebuilding, he announced plans for a 400m fundraising.
  • The latest investment in the Euro Financials trust takes his stakebuilding to more than £355,440 in the past year at prices between 76p and 36p.
  • The string of purchases continued a pattern of regular stakebuilding by Murray in the trusts, seen throughout 2003.

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